AVA-Mat-Su Regional Academy:

Beyond Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs):

Integrating Trauma Informed Strategies into Healthcare Practice

Ptarmigan Connections and the Academy on Violence and Abuse (AVA) are partnering to offer the Mat-Su Community a unique educational event designed for healthcare providers about ACEs, trauma informed practice, and early screening procedures

April 13, 2018

Working together to build a resilient Mat-Su

Location: 501 N Gulkana St Palmer, AK 99645

Time: 8am-4pm, Friday, April 13, 2018

Registration: Eventzilla

Who should attend: Medical providers, Social Service providers, School District personnel, and Behavioral Health providers who work with families in the Mat-Su Valley

Continuing education credits will be available for physicians and counselors

Ptarmigan Connections https://ptarmiganconnections.com/

  • Mission: Connecting families to diverse healthcare professionals, advancing knowledge, and bridging resources for responsive care.

Academy on Violence and Abuse (AVA) http://www.avahealth.org/

  • The mission of the AVA is to advance health education and research on the recognition, treatment, and prevention of the health effects of violence and abuse across the lifespan.

Thanks to our sponsors!

Mat-Su Health Foundation http://www.healthymatsu.org/

Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority http://mhtrust.org/

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium https://anthc.org/

Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District https://www.matsuk12.us/

Alaska Pacific University https://www.alaskapacific.edu/